Jes Nysten (*1949) is formerPastor in theDanish Lutheran Church in the city of Roskilde near Copenhagen. For many years he has been working as a film critic and a promoter of the use of film in the educational work in the Church. He also works for the Danish Film Institute. He is a member of the Kirke of Film and also of the Board of the INTERFILM. He has been a member of the INTERFILM-Jury in Lübeck and the Ecumenical Jury in Berlin, Locarno, Kyiv, Karlovy Vary and Warsaw.